“No dear, I think you are wrong dear” – my Kiwi grandparents (Both long gone now but during any discussions where they disagreed, they both used this line. Sometimes through gritted teeth. The “dear” was to used soften the blow. … Continue reading 3 Day, 3 Quotes Challenge – Quote #3
“The bus doesn’t go this way” – my UK Nana (Nana never drove a car in her life and thought the best way to any place was on the bus route. She got very upset if we ever detoured from … Continue reading 3 Day, 3 Quotes Challenge – Quote #2
“Its all crap, but its good stuff” – my Dad (Used once while describing a second hand shop he’d been visiting. Ok, which is it? Crap or good? We never did find out, but we now use this phrase to … Continue reading 3 Day, 3 Quotes Challenge – Quote #1
As the latest round of challenges in the blogging community, I have been nominated by Tonya from fourth generation farmgirl. Please take time to visit her fantastic blog, the photos are amazing and I always enjoy seeing how someone lives in … Continue reading Love / Hate Challenge
This award comes from the blog Dorian’s Hand. Thank you very much! Please do check out her cute blog about growing up in this big wide world. Also be sure to check out some of the nominations I have made below – there … Continue reading The Versatile Bloggers Award – I’m collecting the whole set! 🙂
I was very honoured to have a number of posts selected by Mon from the blog Life of Mon on this post. Please visit Mon’s blog and check out some of the other posts selected – some great blogs and … Continue reading 10 Links from Each of my First 5 Commenters
This post is all about you! See that box below which allows you to leave a comment? Give us a link to your blog (or website) and tell us what its about. Hopefully we can all find some great new … Continue reading It’s all about YOU!
Thanks very much for the nomination for this award from Jo from Eclectic Feel which is a great online magazine style blog about art, health, beauty, music, books, craft, DIY and much more – something for everyone. Please do check out her great … Continue reading Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award
I’d like to thank my mother and my father, the Academy… oops wrong speech. 🙂 I was recently nominated for the Creative Blogger Award by Jaanethough from the great blog https://jaanethough.wordpress.com/ Thank you so much! It’s so nice to get feedback. … Continue reading Creative Blogger Award
In the past few days here at 14 Weeks Worth of Socks we have just achieved the milestone of 1000 followers. To celebrate this, we are going to have another giveaway. This time, the prize is a super cute hotdog dachshund fridge magnet. … Continue reading GIVEAWAY – to celebrate 1000 followers – dachshund fridge magnet
A few days ago, Dorian and her Mum from Dorian’s Hand nominated me for the Very Inspiring Blogger Award. What is this all about? Well its a way to thank and recognise those who’s blog you have enjoyed or been inspired by. Its also … Continue reading I’m a winner! (Very Inspiring Blogger Award)
Browsing through my stats, I happened to notice these two searches that brought some unsuspecting readers to my blog. Can you imagine how disappointed they must have … Continue reading I owe 2 readers a sincere apology!
To celebrate you, my loyal and dedicated followers, 14 Weeks Worth of Socks is going to have the first giveaway. YAY! So in honour of the name of the blog and the fact that the internet is all about cats, I … Continue reading GIVEAWAY – to celebrate 300 followers
A few weeks ago, Anna of Kiwi Girl Attempting Italian very kindly nominated me for a Liebster Award. I’d never heard of it previously but basically its paying it forward in the blogging community, by highlighting other blogs that you like … Continue reading I’d like to thank my mother, my father, the academy… (Liebster Award)